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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.